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BREAKING: Jury Finds Motorola Infringed Intellectual Ventures Patent

A Delaware federal jury on Monday found that Motorola Mobility LLC infringed an Intellectual Ventures LLC patent, giving the nonpracticing entity its second victory in as many weeks.

  • Teva To Buy US Biotech Auspex Pharma In $3.2B Drug Merger

    Israeli-based Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. said Monday it will buy California biotech Auspex Pharmaceuticals Inc. for $3.2 billion cash, bolstering its central nervous system pipeline as high-stakes deals continue to shake up the drug landscape.

  • UnitedHealth Unit To Pay $12.8B For Catamaran

    UnitedHealth Group Inc.’s pharmacy business is acquiring pharmacy benefit management provider Catamaran Corp. in a $12.8 billion deal announced Monday that expands UnitedHealth's PBM business to keep pace with competitors.

  • High Court Won't Hear Pliva's Generic Preemption Case

    The U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to hear Pliva Inc.'s challenge to an Iowa Supreme Court ruling that found the high court's landmark Mensing ruling did not necessarily preempt failure-to-update labeling claims against generic-drug makers.

  • High Court Revives ING MBS Suit In Light Of Omnicare

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday vacated a Second Circuit decision to quash a shareholder class action accusing ING Groep NV of illegally hiding risks surrounding its mortgage-backed securities, remanding the case for further consideration in light of the high court's Omnicare decision last week.

  • High Court Won't Hear Attack On ACA Cost-Control Panel

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a constitutional challenge to the Affordable Care Act’s controversial cost-control board, leaving intact a Ninth Circuit ruling that called the lawsuit premature.